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What if the flat sharing boosted your real estate investment?

      Increasing the profitability of a property sometimes involves flat sharing, a new trend popular in Spain for both tenants and homeowners.   In some cases (especially in the center of the large cities in Spain and Europe, in general), renting a room in an apartment is a solution to the problem of excessively  high rents: this is true for a good number of young people who are just starting in the working life and for an owner, this possibility has many [...]

Kooza … the “Cirque du Soleil” show is in Valencia

  Have you ever been to a show that leaves you breathless and staring with your mouth wide open, for nearly 2 hours? If so, it's because you have already been to see the “Cirque du Soleil's” latest show, Kooza, which unites the most outstanding acrobatic artists ... The performances are spectacular, breathtaking and leave you speechless... Dexterity, precision, balance, strength, flexibility and inventiveness seem limitless when we see these artists pushing the boundaries of the impossible, defying, among other [...]

years ago, when Valencia decided to create a beautiful garden instead of a motorway…

Once upon a time there was a horrible motorway project that could have existed in Valencia, but thanks to good fairies, the projet  was finally abandoned. Instead, was born an iconic park, the famous "Jardine del Turia", this beautiful "green flow" that has become the lungs of the third largest city in Spain and that everyone envies.The tale of the  “Jardin del Turia” is a tale that starts badly, but ends well!It began with a river that regularly overflowed [...]

Guiri : the story of a special word

(EL PAIS) Today the word guiri is commonly used in Spain to describe a foreign tourist who struggles to understand the local culture. But the word has many meanings. This particular definition of guiri came about thanks to a man named Gary Bedell. Bedell was born in Canada in 1954 and learned Spanish at a young age. He joined Canada’s diplomatic service in 1988, and in 1992, he oversaw the Canadian pavilion at the Universal Exposition of Seville (Expo '92) [...]

Decathlon settles in the heart of Valencia

Like brands such as Carrefour that become Carrefour City, the French sports equipment company Décathlon is adjusting its geographical position and increasingly choosing the heart of city centers; this is the case in Valencia, with the opening of a surface of 420 m2 planned   soon, it will be located at number 15 of Calle Jorge Juan, this space, for the last few years  was occupied by Zara Home. Until then, the distributor only had one store in Valencia, but [...]